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Smith-Schuster’s Rookie Season Puts Him In Some Good Company

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster certainly took the NFL by storm during his rookie season as the team’s second-round draft pick out of USC registered 58 receptions for 917 yards and 7 touchdowns in the 14 regular season games that he played in. So, just how good was Smith-Schuster’s…



Best Play/Worst Play: Jesse James

New series we’re kicking off here on Steelers Depot. To begin a recap of the Pittsburgh Steelers 2017 season, a look at the singular best and worst play from each player on the roster. If I wanted to sum up a players season in 30 seconds, these are the plays I would…


Contextualizing The Steelers 2017 Sack Production: CB Joe Haden

While all sacks are created equal in a game book or on a stat sheet, not all of them really are when you look at why and how each one happened. Throughout the offseason I plan on looking at each of 56 sacks the Pittsburgh Steelers defense registered during the…




Steelers 2018 Free Agents Analysis: OL Chris Hubbard – Unrestricted

Player: Chris Hubbard Position: Offensive Lineman Experience: 4 Free Agent Status: Unrestricted 2017 Salary Cap Hit: $1,797,000 2017 Season Breakdown: It wasn’t exactly the plan, but Chris Hubbard, entering his contract season, got just about everything he could have wanted out of 2017. Chiefly: significant, quality playing time at the…


Interview: Rod Woodson Wanted To Retire A Steeler, Explains Why He Didn’t

Bringing you another Pittsburgh Steelers’ interview courtesy of our good friend Ron Lippock of the Pittsburgh Sports Daily Bulletin. Today, Ron interviews Hall of Famer Rod Woodson, who needs no introduction from us. They talk about his coaching career, learning from Donnie Shell, and why he left Pittsburgh. Be sure to check out Ron’s book, Steelers’ Takeaways:…


Josh Dobbs Learning No-Huddle Offense From Big Ben

I’m sure if you asked Josh Dobbs to make a list of things he learned from Ben Roethlisberger, he could write you a novel. Ask him to pick one above the rest and he might just choose how to run a no huddle offense. That’s how he answered in a…


2017 Player Exit Meetings – WR Antonio Brown

The Pittsburgh Steelers find that their 2017 season ended a bit prematurely, and are undergoing the exit meeting process a couple weeks sooner than they would have liked. Nevertheless, what must be done must be done, and we are now at the time of the year where we close the book on…


PFF Predicts Big Things For Bengals’ Carl Lawson In 2018

Remember Carl Lawson? He’s the latest member of the Cincinnati Bengals that a bunch of Pittsburgh Steelers fans are envious of. I would have to include myself in that group, considering that I mocked him to Pittsburgh in the second round. Granted, he slid all the way to the fourth…



Steelers Cap Clearing Moves Likely To Continue In Coming Weeks

On Saturday it was reported that the Pittsburgh Steelers had restructured the contracts of guard David DeCastro and defensive end Stephon Tuitt that resulted in $13.2605 million in 2018 salary cap space being cleared. With those two restructures now done, they might not be the only ones the Steelers do…


The Winner Of The Super Bowl LII Prop Contest Is …

I have finally gotten around to scoring the submissions I received for the Super Bowl LII Prop Contest and while four different people correctly guessed 13 of the questions, reddyj won the tiebreaker with a total points guess of 74, which just so happened to be exact. Below are the prop…